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Yellow Pansy

Resident. Common throughout southern Africa. Flies in summer months.

Family Name:
Precis hierta cebrene
Common Name:
Yellow Pansy
Identification:
Wingspan 40-50 mm. Male and female similar.
Behaviour:
Flies throughout the day. Gliding flight, perches on bare ground.
Larval foodplants:
Barleria pungens, Chaetacanthus setiger